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  1. New Moms: Taking care

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      More Info Sheets Author: AnxietyBC   "I want to feel more balanced and more like “myself” again. I find things that help my anxiety for a while, but I seem to get overwhelmed so easily." ...

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  2. New Moms: Thinking flexibly

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      More Info Sheets Author: AnxietyBC   The responsibility of caring for a new baby can feel tremendous and daunting. ...

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  3. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

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    Obsessive-compulsive disorder, or OCD, is a type of anxiety disorder. As its name suggests, obsessive-compulsive disorder is made up of two parts: obsessions and compulsions. ...

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  4. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Young People

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      More Info Sheets | AnxietyBC Many children will develop OCD early, starting between ages seven and 12. In fact, most adults with OCD say their symptoms started when they were children. On this page: Stories What are obsessions? What are compulsions? Wha ...

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  5. Panic Disorder

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    Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder that causes repeated, unexpected attacks of intense fear, along with fear of having more attacks. If you have panic disorder, you are probably also scared that bad things will happen to you because of the attac ...

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  6. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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    Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a common condition that sometimes arises after a person has experienced a traumatic event such as sexual assault, a natural disaster or combat. Some people with PTSD are unable to hold a job or socialize with frien ...

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  7. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

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    After a traumatic event like a car accident or crime, some people continue to relive the experience through flashbacks and other challenges. It can impact their lives in a big way. This is called post-traumatic distress disorder, and it’s a form of mental ...

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  8. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Young People

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    Author: AnxietyBC   Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an anxiety disorder that can develop after experiencing or witnessing a major trauma. On this page: Stories What kinds of trauma lead to PTSD? Symptoms How do you know if your child or teen has ...

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  9. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Anxiety Disorders and Substance Use

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    Nichole Fairbrother, PhD Reprinted from "Concurrent Disorders" issue of Visions Journal, 2004, 2 (1), pp. 27-29 Sadly, many people are exposed to traumatic events such as a motor vehicle accident, rape, assault or other violent crimes, or to nat ...

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  10. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder—and Traffic Crashes

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    Pat is running late. She can barely wait for the light to change. When it does, she instantly accelerates across the intersection. In a split second she is engulfed in a wave of deafening noise, ripped out of her seat and smashed against a wall of shatter ...

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